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Scottish Government worker Simon Cheng freed in China

7 monthes ago   |   By Herald Scotland

An employee at the British Consulate in Hong Kong who was detained in mainland China has been released.
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Dominic Cummings, Boris Johnson's chief adviser, self-isolating with...

Dominic Cummings, Boris Johnson's chief adviser, self-isolating with coronavirus symptoms

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Irish Open postponed as European Tour schedule increasingly hampered by...

Irish Open postponed as European Tour schedule increasingly hampered by coronavirus

Tournament host Graeme McDowell says his only thoughts are with those affected by the coronavirus pandemic after the Irish Open was postponed. Read more ...

Instacart workers nationwide join 5,000 Amazon employees in NYC threatening...

Instacart workers nationwide join 5,000 Amazon employees in NYC threatening walkouts

Amazon employees in Staten Island plan to walk off the job on Monday afternoon. Instacart workers say the company 'has still not provided essential protections' and are... Read more ...

The Dow opens 200 points higher as US stocks continue to rebound

The Dow opens 200 points higher as US stocks continue to rebound

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 200 points, or 1.1% at the opening on Monday while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite rose 1.5%. Read more ...

Fury as UK is STILL not carrying out 10,000 coronavirus tests a day

Fury as UK is STILL not carrying out 10,000 coronavirus tests a day

Michael Gove and Health Secretary Matt Hancock both hailed the target having been reached yesterday amid mounting criticism of the government response, Read more ...

Nicola Sturgeon CANCELS all cancer screening in Scotland as coronavirus...

Nicola Sturgeon CANCELS all cancer screening in Scotland as coronavirus crisis intensifies

NICOLA STURGEON has announced that cancer screening will stop as resources are directed at the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak in Scotland. Read more ...

Stormont Executive mixed messages 'unhelpful,' says Naomi Long as Sinn Fein...

Stormont Executive mixed messages 'unhelpful,' says Naomi Long as Sinn Fein says coronavirus testing should be ramped up

Justice Minister Naomi Long has said it is not useful the Northern Ireland power-sharing Executive appears split on coronavirus measures during the outbreak. Read more ...

Coronavirus breakthrough: Mercedes F1 team develop breathing aid to ease...

Coronavirus breakthrough: Mercedes F1 team develop breathing aid to ease pressure on NHS

A BREATHING aid that can keep coronavirus patients out of intensive care has been created in under a week by mechanical engineers, medics and the Mercedes Formula One team. Read more ...

'The pain looks far from over': Stocks whipsaw as oil plunges to 17-year low...

'The pain looks far from over': Stocks whipsaw as oil plunges to 17-year low on coronavirus fears

European and Asian stocks dropped and US futures whipsawed on Monday as investors weighed plunging oil prices and escalating coronavirus risks against stimulus measures. Oil... Read more ...

It MUST be delayed! EU's most powerful group orders Boris to extend...

It MUST be delayed! EU's most powerful group orders Boris to extend transition period

THE European Union's largest political bloc has ordered Boris Johnson to extend the post-Brexit transition period or face a "double whammy" of consequences. Read more ...